The Ashworth JV boy's basketball team traveled to Coosa Middle School yesterday and clawed their way to a 31-28 victory over the eagles. The team struggled early, but played with intense toughness the rest of the game and closed out the victory. Scott James led all scorers with 14 points, followed closely behind with 8 points from Armando Sanchez, 5 from Brysin McGinnis, 2 from Sean Gray, and 2 from little big man James Hughes.
The Varsity Warriors fought hard in their attempt, but a third quarter rally from Coosa was too strong in a hard-fought loss. Armando Sanchez played strong in the post with 6 points, Quinton Walker added 5 points, Same Melton put 4 points through, Brady Cronan had 3 points, Isaac Martinez, Brysin McGinnis, and Kade Steward finished off the scoring with had 2 points each.